What is Mountaintop At Bennett?
Ready for adventure? Well, Mountaintop at Bennett is ready to give your child a unique and fulfilling childcare experience! Our building, located in the heart of the YMCA of the Rockies, is home to our Mountaintop at Bennett program, the best place to children to blend adventurous play with beautiful nature-based learning! We use our tools of the earth to teach children about the importance of kindness and friendship, as well as crucial skills like problem-solving and creative thinking. We spend much of our time hiking the YMCA campus while advising students on proper outdoor eticatte and safety. We also work with students to develop necessary life-skills and prepare them for their future educational programs.
Classrooms In Mountaintop at Bennett
In our Mountaintop at Bennet Location we are able to accommodate several ages, and are waiting on more to come! All of our classrooms focus on the same idea that nature is the best teacher. Our children get to play in state of the art natural spaces, take hikes around the beautiful YMCA campus, and learn surrounded in nature. Whether your child is part of our preschool program and uses nature to learn necessary Kindergarten skills, part of our toddler programs (coming soon) and using their time to play and prepare for their next classroom, or taking part of our Sunshine Summer Program and creating fun natural crafts and taking hikes, you'll be sure to find the right match at Mountaintop at Bennett. We hope to see you soon! Click below for more information and the rates of our classes.
Overview of Our Squirrels Classroom
Want to learn more? On one end of our building, we have our Squirrels Classroom. This classroom is dedicated to our 1 to 2.5 year-olds currently. We are waiting on construction, and once that has taken place our Squirrels classroom will split into our Robins classroom of 1 to 2 year-olds, and our Squirrels classroom of 2 to 3 year-olds. Our squirrels are focusing their days on play.
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Overview of Our Bears Classroom
On the other end, we have the Bears, our classroom for 4 to 5 year-olds heading into Kindergarten! Our Bears are using their time to learn the skills neccasary for their success in Kindergarten. They learn basic alphabet and number identification, necessary communication and problem solving skills, and other school-ready tools in their preparation for Kindergarten. They spend weather permitting days outside learning and hiking. Learning activities almost always revolve around the world around them, and many crafts and learning activities are created with natural objects found outside. This classroom accepts students from 2.5 to 5 years old.
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